Ryan Waite manages advertising and creative for Campaign Solutions and CDI Ads, two of the most prominent firms in the digital political space.
Ryan has more than 16 years of experience in digital media and politics. He has developed digital media campaigns at nearly every electoral level, including all four national committees, several Fortune 500 companies, and non-profit organizations. Ryan’s work has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, Wired Magazine, Newsweek, and on MSNBC, CNN, and Fox News.
In 2009, Ryan was honored by Campaigns & Elections magazine as a “Rising Star” for his work on John McCain’s presidential campaign and received the Distinguished Alumni Award from George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management that same year.
Ryan also enjoys teaching, which he has done at the University of Southern California as an Adjunct Professor and at Brigham Young University-Hawaii as a Visiting Professor. Ryan holds a B.A. from Brigham Young University and an M.A. from George Washington University.
Fun Fact: Ryan has swum with sharks in open water.